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March 21, 2013AUBURN HILLS - Michigan State's players and coaches arrived at The Palace at 10:55 a.m., Thursday in advance of today's NCAA Tournament Second Round game against Valparaiso.
Workers at The Palace welcome and congratulate Spartan assistant coach Dane Fife as he arrived. Fife's wife Blair gave birth to their second child, Reagan Fife, on Tuesday.
Spartan coach Tom Izzo arrived through security minutes earlier.
Fife talks with reporters about family, basketball, and the thrill of playing the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament close to his hometown of Clarkston.
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